Consensus Estimates and Trading Data for Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN)

In the past 52-week period, shares of Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN) have moved within the range of $7.66 to $19.28. On the stock’s most recent trading day, the company’s shares ended the regular session at $8.41, which is 56.38% higher than its 52-week high.

Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN) has demonstrated a 20-day simple moving average (SMA) of -3.89%, and a 50-day SMA of -12.51%. This public company’s current market capitalization stands at $1.31 billion.

Analyzing Consensus Estimates, Sales Revenue and Net Income

Understanding Wall Street analyst’s enthusiasm for a particular stock is crucial when considering entering a position. According to the latest data, the consensus recommendation for Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN) is Outperform.

When it comes to sales data, public companies usually post revenue and earnings that are either higher or lower than the average Wall Street forecast. In the most recent quarterly financial report, for the quarter ending Sep. 2017, Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN) delivered a 1.01% surprise with its net revenue. Sales reached $0.51 billion during the three-month period, compared to the average analyst estimate of $0.51 billion.

Meanwhile, during the same quarter Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN) delivered a -2.58% earnings surprise. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at -$0.33 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast -$0.32 per share.

Ownership at Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN), According to Most Recent SEC Filings

A public company’s latest 13F filings tell investors important details about institutional ownership. Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN) has 0 billion shares outstanding currently, 108.24% of which belong to institutional investors. Those institutional holdings amount to $1.38 billion.

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN), there were 38 new positions totaling 3,481,863 shares of the company’s stock. There were 37 sold out positions, on the other hand, totaling 8,455,260 shares.

Short, Medium and Long Term Indicators

Examining a stock’s average volume in the short, medium and long term is useful to understand trading activity and investor sentiment. Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN) has had a 20-day average volume of 4,514,330 shares, with an average of 80% of short term indicators pointed at Sell.

The stock’s 50-day average volume has been 3,854,678 shares, with an average of 75% of medium term indicators pointing toward Sell. Finally, its 100-day average volume is 3,954,929 shares with 67% of long-term indicators pointing to Sell.